NHL News: Steve Yzerman Reportedly Stepping Down As Tampa Bay Lightning GM, Contracted Through 2018-19 Season

Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman is reportedly stepping down, according to Sportsnet. Sportsnet based their story on tweets from NHL insider Elliotte Freidman. Friedman followed that up with a tweet that said Yzerman informed Lightning players this morning. TSN’s Bob McKenzie adds that Yzerman is expected to serve as a senior adviser to […]

Watch Washington Capitals Vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Game 7 Live Stream: Start Time, Preview, How To Watch Online

The Washington Capitals will look to finish off the Tampa Bay Lightning and advance their first Stanley Cup Final since 1998 on Wednesday, but Tampa Bay has the home ice edge in Game Seven of their NHL Eastern Conference Final series, and they also have a hot goaltender in Andrei Vasilevskiy who has allowed just […]

Watch NHL All-Star Game 2018 Online: Live Streaming, TV Schedule, And Odds

On Sunday, hockey fans will get to watch the NHL All-Star Game 2018 live streaming online and televised game coverage. The league’s annual event will be the 63rd edition and hosted in Tampa, Florida, home of the league’s best team this season so far, the Lightning. The game will actually be a series of several […]

NHL Power Rankings 2017: Lightning On Top While Capitals, Golden Knights, And Rangers Surge Up Top 10

The latest NHL power rankings of 2017 arrive with the Tampa Bay Lightning still ruling while other teams are building up steam. Soon, the league will take a break for a few days, but just ahead of that there are teams. including the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers, who have shot up the top […]

NHL Power Rankings 2017: Movers & Shakers Include Capitals, Kings, & Flyers

The latest NHL power rankings of 2017 feature one clear team at the top as the season is nearing the halfway point. Right now, the Tampa Bay Lightning have set the standard, winning the most games overall and looking like they are true contenders once again. However, there are several teams right up there with […]

NHL Stanley Cup Odds 2017: Blues, Maple Leafs, & Lightning Among Championship Favorites

The 82-game hockey season is now over a quarter of the way complete, and there are several NHL Stanley Cup 2017 contenders that have emerged. As of right now, the defending champions, the Pittsburgh Penguins, are still considered the team to beat, but they have strong competition to watch out for. The season is young, […]

Ben Bishop Injury Update: May Return To Eastern Conference Finals For Tampa Bay

Ben Bishop did not think his injury was a minor one. According to his statements during a press conference, he thought his leg was broken. When he went down with a leg injury in Game 1 of the NHL Eastern Conference Finals, Bishop felt something he did not recognize. His mind raced and he feared […]

CM Punk Puts Hulk Hogan On Blast Again During Chicago Blackhawks Parade

CM Punk received some mainstream sports media publicity on Thursday when he was selected by Comcast Sportsnet Chicago to co-anchor their coverage of the Chicago Blackhawks’ celebratory Stanley Cup Parade. Punk is no stranger to CSN Chicago, having been interviewed by the station in the past at the United Center while attending Blackhawks games. Punk […]

Saad, Toews Propel Blackhawks to 2-1 Win, Series Tied

In a pivotal Game 4 matchup that could’ve sent the Blackhawks back to Tampa on the verge of elimination, Brandon Saad scored the game-winning goal to send the sold-out United Center into celebration of Chicago’s 2-1 win, sending the series back to Tampa knotted at two apiece. If ever the Blackhawks’ resolve was in question, […]

WWE News: CM Punk Calls Out Hulk Hogan Over Stanley Cup Finals [Video]

UPDATE: After Hulk Hogan took to Twitter to try and justify himself, Punk responded to Hogan with vulgar and direct verbiage. You mispronounced the team captains name and didn’t even know the coaches name. You’re a hack.Shut the fuck up or I’ll wreck you @HulkHogan — Coach (@CMPunk) June 9, 2015 During their active careers […]

Stanley Cup Final Game 2: Tampa Bay Lightning Tie Series In Win Against The Chicago Blackhawks

The Tampa Bay Lightning found the a way to edge out the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, Fox Sports reported. The series is now tied one game a piece. Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews said about Chicago’s play in Game 2, “Regardless of who’s in net, we were trying to find […]

Stanley Cup Final: Chicago Blackhawks Stun The Tampa Bay Lightning In Game 1 Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks took a 1-0 series lead over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. The Blackhawks came back from a deficit, being down one goal for much of the game. The Lightning had led the game since scoring early in the first period. Lightning […]

Watch Stanley Cup Final Game 1 Live Online: Chicago Blackhawks Vs. Tampa Bay Lightning, Streaming

Watch Game One of the NHL Stanley Cup Final live online as the Chicago Blackhawks begin their push for a third Stanley Cup in six years, traveling to Tampa Bay to face the Eastern Conference Champion Lightning — who last appeared in, and won, the Stanley Cup Final in 2004. To find out how to […]

Garth Brooks Cancels Tampa Shows Due To Stanley Cup Conflict

Garth Brooks hasn’t played in Tampa in over 16 years. Unfortunately, fans are going to have to wait even longer to see him there again, thanks to the Stanley Cup. The Tampa Bay Lightning made it to the NHL Stanley Cup Final for the first time since their big win in 2004. The Bolts have […]

Garth Brooks Cancels Tampa Tour Dates Due To Stanley Cup Final

Country music megastar Garth Brooks announced the cancellation of a series of concerts on his comeback world tour that were slated to take place in Tampa, Florida due to the Tampa Bay Lightning earning a spot in the championship series of the Stanley Cup Final. Brooks announced on his website that the cancellation came after […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Inspire DJ’s ‘Uptown Puck’ Remix

The Tampa Bay Lightning are headed to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since they won it all in 2004. The excitment moved Tampa DJ Orlando Davis to create the “Uptown Funk”-inspired arena anthem, “Uptown Puck,” in support of the Bolts. Fox 13 News reports Davis got the idea when his boss emailed […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Beat New York Rangers In Game 3 Of NHL Eastern Conference Finals

The Tampa Bay Lightning found a way to get the win against the New York Rangers in Game 3 of the NHL Eastern Conference Finals. The Lightning scored the winning goal against the Rangers, ending the match 6-5 in overtime. Lightning player Tyler Johnson said about Game 3: “We worked hard and were happy with […]

Tampa Bay Lightning’s Tyler Johnson Gets Hat Trick In Game 2 Victory Over New York Rangers

The story out of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals series was the scoring powerhouse in the form of Tampa Bay Lightning’s center Tyler Johnson’s three goals scored in their victory over the New York Rangers, 6-2. Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper talked about Johnson’s performance in Game 2. “Oh, Tyler Johnson, […]

The Rangers Win Another Close Game, Is It More Than Luck At This Point?

The New York Rangers pulled off yet another one-goal win Saturday afternoon to take a 1-0 series lead over the Tampa Bay Lightning in their best of seven series. But with an astounding 15 consecutive one-goal victories dating back to last year’s NHL playoffs, will the Rangers’ bubble burst before they can make it to […]

Can The Montreal Canadiens Dig Themselves Out Of A 3-1 Hole?

The Montreal Canadiens were victorious on Thursday, winning by a score of 6-2, against the home team, the Tampa Bay Lightning. Montreal center Max Pacioretty showed up big for the Canadiens on Thursday, with a career playoff high of three points, comprising of a goal coming shorthanded in the middle of the first period, and […]

2015 NHL Playoffs: Scores [Updated April 19], Schedules And Live Stream

The NHL playoffs are underway and there has already been a lot of drama. Out of the eight first round games that were played Wednesday and Thursday, five have been one goal games — this includes one overtime and one double-overtime game. Also, the lower seeded team currently leads five of the eight series. The […]

2015 NHL Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Preview, Key Players And Predictions

The Pittsburgh Penguins claimed the last playoff spot in the Eastern Conference on the last day of the NHL’s regular season. Pittsburgh went into last night’s game against Buffalo with a one point lead over the Boston Bruins for the second and final wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race. The Penguins secured their […]

2015 NHL Playoff Race (Update No. 1) : Who’s In And Projected Seeds In The Eastern Conference

With exactly a week left in the NHL regular season, there is still a lot to be decided in the Eastern Conference before the playoffs begin. All. Day. Long. pic.twitter.com/Nmv1q193jz — NHL (@NHL) April 4, 2015 The Eastern Conference race is down to 10 teams, though there are a lot of intriguing seeding battles. The […]

Watch Canadiens Vs Lightning Game Four Streaming Online Live; 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Watch tonight’s Canadiens vs Lightning game four online by clicking on the link at the bottom of this Lightning vs Canadiens game preview. Tampa Bay hits the ice in Montreal at 7 P.M. Eastern Standard Time. Look for the Canadiens to come into tonight’s game pumped. The Habs bring a 3-0 series lead and have […]

Watch Lightning Vs Canadiens Game Two Streaming Online Live; 2014 NHL Playoffs

Lightning vs Canadiens. Canadiens vs Lightning. Montreal took a one game lead in overtime after the opening contest. Look for tonight to be more of the same between two top-tier, high skill NHL teams. Corey Price looked uncharacteristically easy to score on in the early part of game one. The Canadiens rose to the challenge, […]

Watch Canadiens Vs Lightning Game One Streaming Online Live [Update: Game Two]

Canadiens vs Lightning. Lightning vs Canadiens. Look for an exciting start to this first round playoff series between these Atlantic Division rivals as they kick off the 2013-2014 NHL Playoffs. UPDATE: Watch game two here. Regarder Canadiens – Lightning de jeu à deux en ligne ici. This year’s playoffs offer a completely different seeding and […]

Tampa Bay Lightning’s Ryan Malone Arrested For DUI And Possession Of Cocaine

Ryan Malone, the 34 year old star left winger for the Tampa Bay Lightning, was arrested early Saturday morning for driving under the influence and possession of cocaine. Police reports state that he was arrested at 3:23 AM at the intersection of Platt and Rome Streets in Tampa Florida. His blood alcohol was tested to […]

Marty St. Louis For Ryan Callahan: Bolts And Blueshirts Swap Captains On Deadline Day

The Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers made the most noise before the National Hockey League’s trade deadline at 3 p.m. Wednesday, swapping their respective captains, Marty St. Louis and Ryan Callahan, in a move that could have a big impact in the current season and for years down the line. Compensation-wise, the Lightning […]

Boston Bruins GM All For Fighting At NHL Managers Meeting

Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli wasn’t shy about his feelings about fighting’s place in the National Hockey League at the GM’s meeting Tuesday. “I’m for it, I think it’s deep-rooted in the game,” the Boston GM said via ESPN. “I think it acts as a deterrent.” “Listen, we’re the Bruins, we’ve got guys who […]

Chicago Blackhawks Take Khabibulin To Tampa Bay 10 Years After Stanley Cup Run

The Chicago Blackhawks travel to Tampa Bay to take on the Lightning Thursday night, and while there is little history between the franchises, there is one player sure to be thinking about the past. Blackhawks goalie Nikolai Khabibulin will start in net for Chicago against the team with which he won Lord Stanley’s cup a […]

Lightning Part Ways With Vincent Lecavalier

Vincent Lecavalier’s time with the Tampa Bay Lightning is finally up. The 33-year-old has been bought out by the team at a costly price. Lecavalier had seven years and $45 million left on his contract before the Lightning made the decision to part ways. Through the terms of his buy-out, Lecavalier will receive $24.67 million […]

Sabres Top Lightning 3-1 As Playoff Race Heats Up [Video]

The Buffalo Sabres have now won two straight games at the most critical point of the season after beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 Sunday. Jhonas Enroth was stellar between the pipes for the Sabres who are now just four points behind the New York Rangers for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. […]

Ben Bishop Shuts Out Hurricanes In Lightning Debut

Ben Bishop joined his new teammates in style Thursday night, as he shut out the Carolina Hurricanes 5-0 in his Tampa Bay Lightning debut. Bishop was traded by the Ottawa Senators to Tampa Bay just before the trade deadline on Wednesday for rookie Cory Conacher and made his first start with the team a day […]

Lightning Trade Prospect Cory Conacher To Senators For Ben Bishop

According to TSN’sBob McKenzie, the Tampa Bay Lightning have traded prospect Cory Conacher to the Ottawa Senators for goaltender Ben Bishop. The Senators will receive a fourth-round pick along with Conacher in the deal with Tampa Bay. Conacher is currently second among all NHL rookies with 24 points behind the Florida Panthers’ Jonathan Huberdeau. The […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Acquire Adam Hall In Trade With Carolina Hurricanes

The Tampa Lightning have brought back forward Adam Hall in a trade with the Carolina Hurricanes for defenseman Marc-Andre Bergeron early Tuesday. The Hurricanes claimed Hall off waivers from the Lightning on March 16 and have now sent him back, along with a seventh-round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft. Hall has appeared is 26 […]

After Tampa Bay Coach Fired, Lindy Ruff Emerges As Top Candidate

Tampa Bay Lightning coach Guy Boucher was fired on Sunday, and before the dust could even settle there was speculation as to who would follow him on the team’s bench. With the Lightning on its way to a second straight season with no playoff appearance, the team decided to fire Boucher and start the rebuilding […]

Lightning Beat Rival Panthers 3-2

The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers Tuesday night 3-2 in a back-and-forth game in Sunrise, Florida. The Lightning were led by Steven Stamkos, who broke a 2-2 tie in the third period with the game-winning goal. Stamkos leads the NHL with 20 goals, and scored the winner just five minutes into the third […]

Lightning Snap Losing Streak, Beat Devils

The Tampa Bay Lightning snap a 5-game losing streak in the 5-2 win over the New Jersey Devils Tuesday night. Both teams entered the contest with five game losing streaks in the thick of a playoff race. Nate Thompson scored twice for the Lightning, while Martin St. Louis and Alex Killorn added a goal and […]

Penguins Rally To 4-3 Win Over Lightning

Evgeni Malkin returned after missing a week to help the Pittsburgh Penguins rally to a 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning Monday night. Malkin and captain Sidney Crosby combined for a goal and an assist apiece, while Marc-Andre Fleury made 25 saves on 28 shots to hold on for the win. Steven Stamkos scored […]

Rangers Win Big In Rick Nash’s Return To The Ice

The New York Rangers took an early lead against the Tampa Bay Lightning Thursday night at Madison Square Garden and never looked back. Rick Nash’s return to the team after missing the last four games due to injury added a much needed spark to the Rangers lineup. The Rangers have struggled of late, picking up […]

2010 Tampa Bay Lightning Preivew

There doesn’t seem to be any good way to gauge what the Tampa Bay Lightning are going to be this year. They have a new owner in Jeff Vinik; they have a new General Manger in Hockey Legend Steve Yzerman, and a new head coach in Guy Boucher. This will be Boucher’s second year as […]

Steve Yzerman is no longer a Detroit Red Wing

This was such a shocking story that I waited a whole day to sort out how I felt about it. Think about it, Steve Yzerman was drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in 1983. I am 33 years old, which means Stevie Y has been a member of the Red Wings for nearly the entire […]

2009-10 NHL preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

Like most of the team we have looked at so far though our NHL preview the Tampa Bay Lightning are a complete mess. They have two feuding owners whop cannot agree on how to run the team. This situation has gotten so bad that the NHL had to insert General Manager Brian Lawton to make […]

Feuding owners, Tampa Bay Lightning style

This is one of those stories that once again seems to prove it is better to have one owner than two. Len Barrie and Oren Koules bought the team in 2008 from Palace Sports an Entertainment, the corporation that owns the Detroit Pistons of the NBA. Almost from day one the two owners have disagreed […]